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Helios Investment Hi all, I'm currently looking for any information on Helios Investment Partners in London : - Culture - Hours - Comp - Exit opps - Interview process Anyone here already interacted with them ? Thanks a lot ! ...
xlsx1988
22 months 1 week ago
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Search Fund or Structured/Project Finance Internship?I'm currently weighing two internship opportunities for the summer. One is with a search fund that specializes in the ADG space and the other is with a structured/project finance group that focuses on infrastructure and energy projects. It's my understanding that the project finance internship will ...
fishmonger
12 months 1 week ago
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Merchant Banking BB vs. VCMerchant Banking BB vs. VC Which offer would you take? Both at solid firms. ...
ostrich
12 months 1 week ago
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3i groupAnyone have recent updates on 3i? Know that they went through some cuts in PE back in 2007-2008, and currently has a small team in NY. Thanks. ...
JustADude
12 months 1 week ago
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PE FOF intern or IB risk full-time ? - advice is much appreciated1. PE fof internship : 6 months minimun chance to convert (considering end of year after 6months, if might be hard to find a full time job right after that) 2. An IB risk management role full time slim chance to go to lbo side ...
ElaineZ
22 months 1 week ago
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Private Equity Internship TipsThis summer I am working with the deal team at a small PE shop. Any tips for material I should go over before the internship? ...
venturemonkey11
02 months 1 week ago
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Is it necessary to have PE experience before starting a firm that acquires businesses?Let's assume that you're interested in buyouts, but you are an unknown quantity and a novice. ...
mkcudi
22 months 1 week ago
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GS PIA Private Equity vs Cinven Madrid ?Hey, I have 2 Off-cycle internship offers, one at Cinven Madrid and the other at GS PIA PE London. Which one should I choose ? Knowing that Cinven do not recruit anlayst whereas GS PIA does. In terms of exit opp ? Thx ...
Ctlm
112 months 1 week ago
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Best day of my life. I broke into PE coming from Community College. Here is my story.I wanted to tell my story on this forum - as WSO has been the sole reason which helped me learn about the industry and how to break in. I am from downstate New York, born and raised. I was a poor student in high school, so much so I didn't even take my SAT's. I was sent off to a residential junior c...
SUNYWallStreet
342 months 1 week ago
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PE Secondaries: Buyers vs. SellersHi, I am choosing between two job offers to work at a Private equity secondary buyer and secondary seller/advisor. Wanted to know if anyone had any insight on which would be better for my overall career at this point - I am 24 y.o. so still a junior professional. Can anybody tell me which would be b...
PEFOF_jr
12 months 1 week ago
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Should I take the PE internship or go to look for full time job given I have graduated and the market is not so good.Hi there, I have an 6mth internship offer from a French PE firm focusing on fof, but minimum chance to stay after the internship. I have already graduated from my post grad. Given that it is end of year after six-month and people would stay for their bonus, meaning I might need to wait for a long ti...
ElaineZ
22 months 1 week ago
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Freshmen Search Fund InternshipHow helpful will a freshmen PE search fund analyst internship be for future IB job? ...
wchen91496
52 months 1 week ago
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PB shops with PE fundsHey guys- I am looking at banks with PB functions (so think MS/GS/Citi/Boutique PB) that also raise Private Equity funds. Would the PE fund be considered an investment manager from an operational standpoint? Investment Advisors in PB typically recommend asset allocation strategies to their clients, ...
iBankedUp
102 months 1 week ago
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What are the exit opportunities from a small VC firm?Hello everyone! I'm writing because I have to make an important decision and I really need a wise advice. I have recently got offered a job in a small VC firm in San-Fransisco. I have also got an offer from an Asset Management company in Boston. VC definitely sounds more appealing to me, however, I ...
natalia_kova
32 months 1 week ago
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SWFs in ME or SingaporeHi guys, regarding the semester abroad I had the idea to choose a country with a strong SWF so that I would be able to present a coherent story when applying for a position there after a few year in Banking. I read a few positive stories about ADIA, Mubadala and Aabar in the UAE, but also GIC in Sin...
McLovin1
92 months 1 week ago
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PE -> JD/MBA: How to fill the summers?For those who choose to go this route, how do they usually try to manage their internships? I imagine most don't just go Finance/Finance/Finance their three summers (assume a 4 year program), but I also assume that last summer has to be Finance if you're looking for an "exit" back into PE/HF (perhap...
flipcup
82 months 1 week ago
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IFC Associate testsHi Could anybody help me with the tests conducted at IFC during the recruitment process (for associate investment officer in Asia)? I already have undergone the modeling test and a couple of interviews. Now, they say there is an another round of written test and an interview. Any idea what that woul...
mumbaigorilla
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Modelling fresh out of undergradHow much financial modelling skills would someone fresh out of undergrad be expected to have if shooting for PE/Banking? ...
Hughly741
72 months 2 weeks ago
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AMA - London Megafund PE, one year in...I did an AMA before but I lost my login details. Here I am after a year in PE. This forum is a constant source of amusement / info so I am happy to answer any questions, with the caveat that anyone participating is a total loser like me who is on WSO during Xmas : ) ...
Trashbat2
532 months 2 weeks ago
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Books/Resources/Advice for PE RecruitingLong time lurker on a new account. I'm an incoming 1st year IB analyst. Was wondering if anyone could suggest books or other general resources to help prepare for private equity recruiting. Have already checked out the LBO chapters of the Rosenbaum book, and currently reading Moyer's book on distres...
Monone
42 months 2 weeks ago
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2016/2017 PE recruiting cycle in LondonMonkeys, Can you tell me about the recruiting cycle in London for junior level PE (pre and post-MBA)? I've heard that larger firms traditionally used to hire in the Fall period (beginning September or later, but usually finishing before Christmas). Considering movements in IB bonus timing, is this s...
MainlandEuropeConsultant
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Meeting With Someone In Private Equity On Friday ADVICE NEEDEDI have been cold emailing firms the past week and got an email from a legal counsel ? at a large PE firm. He said they get tons of resumes sent in and can't fit everyone but he would love to meet me on friday to talk about why I would fit in and my plans. He said he would add me to the list. Thi...
5am In Manhattan
52 months 2 weeks ago
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Anyone have any knowledge in the software industry?Hi I was wondering if someone had knowledge on the software industry specifically SaaS such as salesforce or zendesk.. If so please PM me, I want to pitch a stock in that industry and would definitely appreciate any help I can get! ...
zerosumgames
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Best path to Growth/VC? MBB vs IBDWhat would be the most appropriate / marketable experience to break into growth equity and venture capital? Consulting or IBD? Do either value the technicals IBD gives you? I would think not, someone please correct me if I'm wrong. ...
TheOceanizer
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Life as a Private Credit AnalystHey Guys, I have an interview with a private credit fund this week. I am currently in associate at a boutique IB and am interested in learning more about the day-to-day of a private credit analyst. I am trying to leave IB primarily to get away from the spontaneous hours and working weekends. I do n...
XSX82
82 months 2 weeks ago
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24Yr Old Corp Financial Analyst Looking to Jump to PEHey everyone. I am currently a Financial Analyst at a large Fortune 500 manufacturing company and enjoy it for the most part but my passion is for investment banking, private equity, trading etc. My experience is mostly in the corporate finance world and I feel this sets me apart and allows me to an...
RunningWolves
22 months 2 weeks ago
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AMA: Venture Capital Co-Founding PartnerGood evening everyone! (or whatever time it is in your time zone), I wanted to open up some time for Q&A with the WSO community. WSO was a very helpful tool in helping me pursue internships and gain knowledge on particular areas in finance, specifically IB, PE, and VC related. I believe it is on...
SeedCapitalist7
252 months 2 weeks ago
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Megafund vs MM 1st YearHi all, Just wondering if anyone had all-in comp numbers for first year associates at megafunds and MM funds for 2015. I've seen a few older threads on the topic, but was just curious how the numbers currently stand. I'll start: Larger MM 140k base up to 100% bonus ...
AxeUAQuestion
302 months 2 weeks ago
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Ross vs Stern undergrad for PE/VC?Does Ross or Stern hold more weight in terms of recruiting and landing positions in PE or VC firms? I like both schools and am about to decide on Ross, but my parents believe Stern would be better because it is located in NYC and is a private university. I am from north Jersey so I do eventually wan...
mawr
52 months 2 weeks ago
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BB IB > Hedge Fund > Top MBA > Post MBA PE ----- Possible?Hey guys, I've been searching around the forum, and haven't found an exact answer to this, so maybe someone could help me out with an educated take. I am an Ivy League undergrad Worked in IB right out of school, on the coverage/M&A side at a BB in NY (not GS/ms/JPM, but top 5-8 let's say) for ...
fidelissemper
72 months 2 weeks ago
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AMA continuation: Debating Trends in Lower Middle Market PE with the Founders of NextvestAfter my last AMA, I got a lot of messages and reachouts asking to discuss how we came up with the idea for Nextvest and to get my perspective on how the PE industry is evolving. To that end, I thought I'd start up more of a "discussion-focused" AMA to give my perspective and also to hopefully see ...
powers99
22 months 2 weeks ago
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Janet Yellen
382 months 2 weeks ago
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WSO Resume Review Worth It?I have not had a thorough scrub of my resume since grad school (3-4 years ago). As I am looking around for other positions I am trying to determine if my resume is up to industry standards. Does anyone have any experience with the WSO resume service? Is it worth the $199? ...
biggsy
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Is This True: PE/IB Firms Ask Your for Your SAT Scores?I've read this I think once or twice on WSO and many other times on random places on the internet. Clarifications from anyone who is actually in PE would be much appreciated. If they do ask, could one just lie, or do they go through the trouble of requesting evidence? Also, is it possible this is tr...
ConfusedIntellectual
192 months 2 weeks ago
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PE Marketing/Sales...Worth it?Haven't been able to find much helpful advice on the topic above. I have an interview for a "sales" position within a well known prviate equity shop. I am assuming this is more of a raising capital, IR type of role. My goal of all goals was to be at a PE shop, so this would accomplish that 100%, ho...
fluff head
122 months 2 weeks ago
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BlackRock AllureHi Everyone, I'm not sure if this is a trend, but recently I've seen more and more people went from two years at BlackRock to great buy side opportunities, such as KKR and Sequoia. I was wondering what are some advantages that two years at BlackRock have over 2 years at banking? It appears to me th...
cicit123
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Deciding where to start my career (boutique advisor internship)Hello, I'm a junior at a non-target. I've been looking to break into investment banking as a path to private equity, and right now I'm evaluating two last-minute choices for a summer internship (outside NYC). One is a very small, local boutique M&A advisor (does industrials and energy downstream...
UmamiSalami
22 months 2 weeks ago
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Venture Capital SucksAt least that's what David Siegel thinks. While certainly not a huge name in the industry, the guy seemingly has some good firsthand experience-- and isn't afraid to disparage the model of venture capital as a whole. I believe venture capital is broken, both for LPs and entrepreneurs. While the ve...
Nick Naylor
112 months 3 weeks ago
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PE/LBO Model request - (Upcoming interview!) **Included an example question on dividend recap that needs an answer**I've got a few models here and there to look at and practice with, but they are from BIWS (which is fairly straightforward) or some that are very very messy... I was wondering if anyone have a few good examples to share with me? Something I'd like to see is how dividend recapitalizations are includ...
Kanon
332 months 3 weeks ago
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Technical question: equity value and stock options Financial gurus, I've been having trouble figuring this out and would appreciate some guidance. So say a company issues stock based compensation. What happens to the balance sheet when the company grants the shares? And what happens to the balance sheet when the employee exercise the shares? What li...
fixyou
42 months 3 weeks ago
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KPMG Winter Internship Living I'm a sophomore and was offered a Winter Internship for 2017 in their audit service line. I am from a completely different state and applied to the New York office because that is where I want to work when I start working FT wherever that may be. Does anyone who was in my situation know if they prov...
mCobb
02 months 3 weeks ago
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LBO Modeling Test - Unbalanced Balance SheetThe title says it all - I just went through a 2 hour lbo model, and my balance sheet didn't balance. I did get down to sponsor IRR...but just wondering if the unbalanced balance sheet is a dealbreaker...? ...
Hbaj
102 months 3 weeks ago
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Tomas49
122 months 3 weeks ago
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PE modeling test in less than 48h; questions on AskIvy free exampleHi all, See here: http://www.askivy.net/articles/private-equity/inte... Not sure how to forecast the change in working capital (there is a funding gap at the beginning, but then? should the change in working cap be equal to year 1?). Got SBs for any help. ...
Grass
22 months 3 weeks ago
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TS Big 4 - Should I hurry to make a move?I have been in TS at a mid market Big 4 for several years now. I have been actively looking for a number of jobs, however, nothing has come to fruition quite yet. My fear is that I will get too far into Big 4 that I will become too "specialized" and be less attractive to potential employers. 1) ...
biggsy
132 months 3 weeks ago
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A Masters Degree in the UK as an AmericanHey all. I am thinking about doing a masters degree in the UK (I am American) for various reasons (money, time etc). However, my grades are not good enough to get into the top tier schools (Cambridge, Oxford, LSE, St. Andrews). I was just curious as to your thoughts whether or not firms (national an...
JJmast1
12 months 3 weeks ago
+1
Carried interest / carry interest for a $100 - $200mn fund with a 2-3 person team?Hi there, am hoping to get your view on the appropriate carry structure (as well as base + bonus range) - $100 - $200mn VC fund - I will join before securing anchor LP (i.e., have not started fundraising) - Joining as senior associate (4 years of BB IBD experience) - 1 to 2 partners (depending on fu...
Namaste_omm
82 months 3 weeks ago
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Secondaries PE to Direct PE?How common / likely is it to move from secondaries PE to direct PE? Wondering if moving into secondaries will rule out any chance of moving into direct PE down the line, if secondaries doesnt prove to suit long term This is at the Associate level btw ...
Zweihander
12 months 3 weeks ago
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CAC for a business paying trailing commissionsSo I am looking at SaaS business model. They are paying re-sellers a trailing commission of the clients that they sign-up/sell to. It's 10% annually of whatever revenue their client pays. There are no upfront costs to the company. How would you calculate the cost of customer acquisition? Someon...
Ninja-Analyst
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Where do best Wharton undergraduates go immediately after graduation?Just curious, do superstars go into buy side right away or do they go into a top bb group? ...
Issac
232 months 3 weeks ago
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IB-->PE recruiting & GMATWould putting a 740 GMAT on your resume during PE associate recruiting (out of IB) help or hurt? I'd really appreciate if someone could shed some light on whether or not GMAT helps and if 740 GMAT is acceptable by MF and top MM funds. For context, not trying to compensate for low SAT or anything. J...
FastDropAcid
42 months 3 weeks ago
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Minority Equity Investment / Convertible Preferred SecurityWhat is the correct way to model a minority position in a company, financed with a combination of new leverage and convertible preferred securities? For example: Assume the founder of the business owns 51% and a sponsor owns 49%. With new leverage and sponsor equity, the new sponsor would purchase t...
F1
22 months 3 weeks ago
+3
Military to Non-Target Southwest State University To Private Equity For Pension FundHello, I was in the US Air Force for 4 years, left to finish college at an extremely non-target college in the southwest and was able to break into Private Equity for a state pension fund. I have competed against peers from all over the country, including some a Ivy League schools and have worked ...
TactialTrader
62 months 3 weeks ago
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Books - Anyone recommend any VC books? Can anyone recommend any VC books for non-business student? If it matters, I am particularly interested in biotech/pharma. Thanks. ...
thefrontrow
82 months 3 weeks ago
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Vendor Financing in Equity Purchase PriceHello all, I am looking at a company with inventory that gets financed through its vendor at ~1% interest. The company books this as part of accounts payable. Question is, does this get treated as debt and will the equity purchase price get reduced by the value of accounts payable (portion that a...
njboe227
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Externship in PE post-MBA?tl;dr: Are there opportunities to intern at a PE firm for a few months post-MBA before your full-time offer starts elsewhere? Does anyone know someone who has done this? Long version: Hi everyone. I'm trying to do some planning around my second year of business school, and I'd really appreciate if y...
dmw86
02 months 3 weeks ago
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PE Summer Internship: Operations or Investment Side?Hey fellow monkeys! I just received an offer from an alumnus that I could either help him in operations for the acquired firm or that he could refer me to similar firms that would want investment valuation (deal sourcing, valuation) help. I assume an investment valuation role would be more applicabl...
Entrepreneur100
12 months 3 weeks ago
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Commercial View on PE assetsHi WSO Community, I have a 5th round interview with a PE fund next week and I've already proven my modelling and personal skills and so on. What they want to see now is my commercial view on two companies they've sent over. They really stress the fact that they want a strategic and commercial view,...
waldeckersport
12 months 4 weeks ago
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Investment Banking Skills Transition to Private Equity I am currently a consultant at a solid consulting firm and am currently in the private equity recruiting process. Wanted to reach out and ask all these experienced professionals out there - how much do the skills you work in an investment banking translate over to the buy-side? What I'm trying to ga...
HomieQuan122
12 months 4 weeks ago
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Private equity secondaries marketHi everyone, Just wondering where to find out information on the state of the PE secondary market as well as any notable deals that have happened recently? Thank you. ...
the_ferry
22 months 4 weeks ago
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Trying move onto trading desk, but haven't heard back for 4 months, need adviceGuys I need advice. I'm in a PE MO/BO A few months ago, the trading desk in my fund has an opening for a junior person. I expressed interest to the VP I work with and then I've met with 2 of the MDs. Both told me that I will need to meet with 1 more MD (guy who basically runs things, whom I've never...
WombatOfWallStreet
22 months 4 weeks ago
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Vice President Fund Carry/EquityHey All- I have been negotiating an offer with a PE firm to come on as a VP. I actually have worked for this same firm before, left for a few years, and now they have roped me back in. They are currently in the process of raising their second fund (sub $500mm target) and since it is still small, my ...
Billy Ray Valentine
273 months 6 hours ago
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Best Advanced Financial Modeling Course?I work at a small PE firm who wants to send myself (2nd yr analyst) and an Associate (MBA grad) to an advanced modeling course. We both have solid modeling and excel skills, but need to be fine-tuned. What are the top advanced modeling courses out there that would fit our experience? I know there ...
HealthcareAnalyst
43 months 6 hours ago
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Financial Modeling in Growth Equity and LBO ShopsHow does financial modeling differ in growth equity and LBO shops? Would one come away with vastly different technical expertise from working at either type of PE shops (assuming the growth equity shop does not require cold-calling)? ...
ryanmonkey86
53 months 6 hours ago
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Recycling / Reinvestments & Carried Interes - Confused!Hi All Do any of you think you could answer a question I have on recycling and reinvestments in an LPA/private equity context? If so, I will post my acutal question (it's about, amongst other things, how a GP can get carried interest on proceeds that are withheld from distribution or recalled from L...
Quite Confused
53 months 7 hours ago
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URGENT HELP: Interviewing with 2 groups at same PE MF in 2 different locationsHi All - I'm in a bit of an odd situation. I have an upcoming final round interview tomorrow with a MF in the west coast, but the headhunter who is helping me out with that process also emailed me about another position for the same MF in NYC (different industry vertical). I need to respond to the ...
jim_beam
03 months 7 hours ago
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JimK
03 months 10 hours ago
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Private Equity 101 - Financial ModelingHey guys, I was wondering if anyone has downloaded lbo model tutorials? I'm looking for something cheap, and this is much less than one on one sessions. Thanks. ...
2009Banker
73 months 11 hours ago
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Interview Brainteaser for Special Situations This came up awhile ago. I thought it was a pretty neat question. How would you guys answer it? You have an illiquid investment in an asset in which you put in $50m of equity and has $135mm in debt. It is not generating any cash. You have $120mm of excess cash to invest. You can inject $120mm to get...
MrV
193 months 15 hours ago
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Actis - emerging mkt PEAny one has experience or insights on this, particularly on culture and compensation? They spun out from CDC and invests extensively in em (Africa, Latam, China, South Asia) ...
park75
03 months 15 hours ago
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Venture Capital vs Growth Equity vs Private Equity work/life balanceHi, My question is pretty simple: I'm willing to work in a venture capital/growth equity/private equity firm but I'd like to have a life too. What are the average working hours in each of these sectors ? What's the best for the work/life balance ? Thanks in advance for sharing your experience! ...
jojorms
63 months 1 day ago
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Spanos Barber JesseHas anyone heard of them? They raised their first $204MM fund in late 2015 and have made one investment so far.http://sbjcap.com Any info on reputation of the team or anything really would be appreciated. Thanks! ...
dogboo
23 months 1 day ago
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Transition Path from Corporate Finance to PE/Operating PartnerI have realized you can make a good life in the corporate world, however still lacks the potential to build significant wealth through equity potential. I have worked through the corporate ladder very quick, now at 30 holding a VP Finance role acting as CFO for a $1.3B region of a global company. ...
ATO370
03 months 1 day ago
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Private Placement AgentsHi All, I'm having trouble finding info on private placement agents. Can someone elaborate on the topic with regard to responsibilities, comp, and best groups/firms that specialize in private placement? Thanks very much! ...
strawboy123
33 months 1 day ago
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TA-Associates Hi all, Has anyone ever met with TA Associates ? What are your views on them (people, culture, sourcing model)? What happens after the 3-year programme ? What are the exit opps? If anyone has more information on their European activities, they are also more than welcome. Thanks a lot! ...
xlsx1988
03 months 1 day ago
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Real estate private equity internship interview prep! please help.Hello everyone, I have an upcoming internship interview with an real estate private equity, can anyone shed light on what type of questions they are likely to ask? I am a third yr finance undergrad. ...
AnotherPersonNumeroUno
03 months 2 days ago
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MM PE Chances from non targetI'm currently an incoming analyst at a Financial Sponsors group at a European BB in NY. I go to a non-target school and will graduate with a 3.5 GPA. My SAT scores are really bad as well, would probably omit them from my resume during recruiting. I know my chances of breaking into a reputable MM PE ...
jasondias
03 months 2 days ago
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Which to choose: State-owned investment fund vs Management ConsultingHi all, I would like to hear advice on how to evalue the offers since the two offers I got are clearly different. In particular, 1. I would like to hear about the thoughts on what elments you consider for choosing two very different offers (see below notes)? 2. Could anyone share experience with a ...
yhtank128
03 months 2 days ago
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MHA -> healthcare private equity?Can people place into healthcare equity out of an MHA program? If not, do the other 3 routes below seem plausible? 1) start MHA program -> summer intern with Healthcare IB -> graduate with MHA -> break into healthcare IBD -> work for a couple of years -> break into healthcare PE after...
nka13
03 months 3 days ago
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Why Infrastructure / Energy Private Equity? Is my answer convincing?Hello - I have an upcoming first round at a leading infrastructure PE firm. I have focused my recruiting primarily on traditional PE focusing on LBOs, but came across this opportunity and decided to interview for it. What I find somewhat interesting about this position is the investments take vario...
jim_beam
23 months 3 days ago
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REIT LBOA few questions on REIT LBOs. 1) What happens when a company does an LBO of a REIT? Does the REIT maintain its status and continue to pay dividends to the company that bought it, or does it stop paying dividends and start paying taxes? 2) What does a cap stack usually look like in a REIT LBO? Is hig...
realestatehopeful
23 months 4 days ago
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Where do best UPenn M&T (Wharton + Penn Engineering dual degree) undergraduates go immediately after graduation?Wondering where do best UPenn M&T (Wharton + Penn Engineering dual degree) undergraduates go immediately after graduation? And, also, where they have reached to in their careers after 5-10 years? ...
Bala-Gupta
13 months 4 days ago
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Sampling European LBO deals on Capital IQHi all ! I've been struggling with CIQ for a week now and what I can tell is that despite several user guides found on the Internet i am still not able to find what I'm looking for on this database... In fact for the quantitative step of my thesis, I need to build up a sample of European LBO deals w...
evergreenutopia
13 months 4 days ago
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MF PE FInal Round Help Hi guys - I've been in the process for a PE mega-fund for the past month and have advanced to the final rounds. These interviews are going to be with senior partners and MDs of the firm. I do know that there is only 1 spot they are hiring for this coming summer, and headhunters have told me that th...
jim_beam
13 months 4 days ago
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Boulder, CO - Grey Mountain PartnersJust curious to know if anyone has any information on this firm or knows anyone who has worked there? I'm looking for info on the culture, hours etc. and how it might compare to other Denver based shops (Platte River, KRG, Bow River, KSL, Lariat, others) Only info available on WSO seems to be quit...
Net_Revenue
53 months 6 days ago
+1
Is it redundant/hard to get an MBA after Wharton undergrad?I was admitted to Wharton and Columbia undergrad, and I have to make my decision soon. I definitely want to pursue an MBA regardless of where I go, but I'm wondering: coming out of Wharton and having spent time on the Street, would MBA programs (like HBS) give me a hard time since they'd think I'm j...
ConfusedIntellectual
123 months 1 week ago
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Capital Call Procedure: Case StudyI have a take-home case study where I have to develop a process and timeline for capital calls to be sent to investors with enough info and with enough time for the investor to wire money to the fund in time for the fund to invest in the underlier. I have a hedge fund background with light PE exper...
[email protected]
33 months 1 week ago
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Unreasonable?For anyone looking for something very unusual/off the beaten track. awful pay but living in boulder/travelling all over the world, very smart guys... If I wasn't tied down on the otherside of the world I would be looking at this... Very different, but very excitinghttp://unreasonablecapital.com/ htt...
BreakingintoIBD
03 months 1 week ago
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PE to techI have an offer to start at a MM PE fund with a strong track record, but am interested in transitioning to the tech industry and the PE firm does not make technology investments. Should I be worried about not being at firm that focuses on technology (either technology-focused PE or a VC firm) - and ...
veronica456
13 months 1 week ago
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thatruth34pp
03 months 1 week ago
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PE firms in ShanghaiHello, I am looking for PE firms in China that invest in Startups overseas. We are in Canada, coming to Shanghai next week, and trying to connect with firms that invest overseas in IT mainly cloud based solutions, and willing to give us time to present our company. any ideas ? ...
RebelTech
03 months 1 week ago
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Has Anyone Heard of Oxford Valuation Partners?Hi guys: Has anyone heard of this company? They seem to be a boutique VC/PE shop but I wasn't able to find them on Glassdoor or anything. Can anyone comment on the legitimacy of this? Thanks! ...
wandervogel
03 months 1 week ago
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East Coast vs West Coast PWM- Investment AdvisoryHey everyone, I am from New York, but I am going to be interviewing with an investment advisory firm out in Los Angeles (SEIA Signator). They have 5.1 billion AUM as of December 2015, and growing. I am a 22 year old that graduated from college last May (Syracuse University) with a degree in Commun...
JJmast1
03 months 1 week ago
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MBB Consultant to PEHi guys, I'm a 2nd year MBB consultant (post-MBA level), currently looking for opportunities in PE. Majorly interested in the operation side, but open to all opportunities. Got a couple of questions here: 1. Where can I find a list of PE firms with a operation branch? I know about KKR, Bain Capital,...
flybarrel
03 months 1 week ago
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MM Private Equity - Preparing for the Job?I am starting a full-time private equity position in SF soon (middle-market fund). Is there anything that I should do to prepare myself for the job to make sure I start off on the right foot? Or is everything just on the job learning? ...
urchin24
13 months 1 week ago
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IFC modeling test? Has anyone interviewed for IFC Inv. Analyst? Looking for some advice on 2nd and 3rd round, particularly the case study/modeling test on the 2nd round. I have no idea about the time limit and the type of analysis required. DCF? IRR? etc? Appreciate your feedback! ...
seren
03 months 1 week ago
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AMA: GS Special Situations >> Founder of a Private Equity StartupMy experience bridges three worlds: investment banking, private equity, and startup life. Here's my story, in a nutshell: I graduated from the University of Texas at Austin's Plan II and Business Honors programs and was hired directly out of undergrad to GS. I worked in the firm's Special Situations...
powers99
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PE Headhunters?Does anyone have any direct contacts at the following recruiting firms that they'd recommend? I will eventually reach out to someone at each of these firms, but I wanted to get a recommendation from a monkey here before I arbitrarily pick a headhunter... GloCap AmitySG Partners Henekel ...
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Is there a subscription model for the private equity package? My university wants to buy access. My university wants to purchase access to the private equity prep package. Is there any product they can buy that they can then distribute to their students? Prep sites often provide a subscription model to universities. ...
Black Toro
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